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Near Cogan Station in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Blooming Grove Dunkard Meeting House

 
 
Blooming Grove Dunkard Meeting House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By PaulwC3, June 1, 2014
1. Blooming Grove Dunkard Meeting House Marker
Inscription.  Built 1828 by German colonists who came to this valley beginning 1805 seeking religious freedom - led by Dr. Frederick Haller and including the following families, Heim - Ulmer - Staiger - Waltz - Kiess - Young - Harmon - Gross - Biehl - Scheel - Burghardt
 
Erected 1930 by The Pennsylvania Historical Commission and the Lycoming Historical Society.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1828.
 
Location. 41° 19.44′ N, 77° 0.252′ W. Marker is near Cogan Station, Pennsylvania, in Lycoming County. Marker is on Dunkard Church Road, 0.4 miles east of Smokey Corners Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 297 Dunkard Church Road, Cogan Station PA 17728, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Williamson Road (approx. 3.6 miles away); Freedom Road Cemetery (approx. 4.3 miles away); Sheshequin Path
Wide view of the Blooming Grove Dunkard Meeting House (1828) and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By PaulwC3, June 1, 2014
2. Wide view of the Blooming Grove Dunkard Meeting House (1828) and Marker
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(approx. 4.9 miles away); Repasz Band (approx. 5.2 miles away); Kenneth L. Cooper Band Shell (approx. 5.2 miles away); Williamsport (approx. 5.2 miles away); A. Boyd Cummings (approx. 5.2 miles away); Jane Cummings Brandon (approx. 5.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Blooming Grove Historical Society. (Submitted on June 14, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
Graves of Frederick Haller and family image. Click for full size.
Photographed By PaulwC3, June 1, 2014
3. Graves of Frederick Haller and family
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 12, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 547 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 12, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.   3. submitted on June 14, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.

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May. 26, 2022